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Wednesday, 1 October 2014

 

Lecture: A Psychological and Economic Approach to the Duty of Care of Corporate Directors

Speaker: Uriel Procaccia, author and law professor of the Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya, Israel. Part of the Comparative Corporate Governance Distinguished Lecture Series. Sponsored by the Fordham Law Office of International & Non-J.D. Programs and the Corporate Law Center. For complete details, visit the event page.

5 p.m. | Room 3-09, Fordham Law School, Lincoln Center Campus

Contact: Ann Rakoff, 212-636-7985, rakoff@law.fordham.edu

 

Interfaith Zen Sitting Group

All are welcome for three periods of Zen meditation with walking meditation in between. Beginner instruction will be given every week. Loose clothing recommended. Sponsored by Campus Ministry.

6:10 p.m. | Room 221, Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus

Contact: Sheila Ross, 212-636-6540, sross@fordham.edu or Carol Gibney, 212-636-6318, cgibney@fordham.edu.

 

Daily Masses

To view all three campuses’ daily Masses, visit Campus Ministry’s website.

 

Athletic Events

To view schedules, visit the Fordham Sports website

 

News Flash

 

CIA Director Brennan Receives McMahon Award

On Sept. 23, CIA Director John Brennan, FCRH ’77, accepted Fordham University’s Brien McMahon Award for Distinguished Public Service at an event hosted by The Fordham Alumni Chapter of Washington, D.C. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news page.

 

Fordham Event to Inform Pope's Approach to Global Poverty and Development

On Sept. 26, high-level church officials gathered for a conference at Lincoln Center to address poverty and development issues raised by Pope Francis and to suggest ways they might be combated. For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news page.

 

Sex and the Soul and the College Student

Author Donna Freitas, Ph.D., stopped by Fordham’s Rose Hill campus to discuss her findings on “hook-up” culture in her book Sex & the Soul: Juggling Sexuality, Spirituality, Romance, and Religion on America’s College Campuses (Oxford University Press, 2008). For complete details, read the article on Fordham’s news blog.

 

Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisor Speaks to SWS

The Fall Seminar Series continued for Fordham’s chapter of Smart Woman Securities on Sept. 24 as the group welcomed Fordham alumnus Marc Rosa, Wealth Management Advisor at Merrill Lynch, who presented on personal finance. For complete details, read the article on the Gabelli School’s blog.

 

Save The Date

 

Film Screening: Thawing the American Dream

Fordham’s Graduate School of Social Service (GSS), along with United Neighborhood Houses and the College of Mount Saint Vincent, will show the Emmy-nominated documentary American Winter on Tuesday, Oct. 7 at 6 p.m. in the 12th-floor Lounge/Corrigan Conference Center, Lowenstein Center, Lincoln Center Campus. A panel discussion will follow. For complete details, visit the event page.

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